Michael Sterling is the founder and CEO of Michael Sterling Films (MSF). He, and his company, has been featured in
Many Local and National News & Publications like; Houston Trend Magazine, Local Fox 26 News,
Houston’s Voice, Rolling Out Magazine, and he personally received an award for “Houston’s Hottest Video Director.” Michael’s directorial work includes independent, and much acclaimed, films ‘Behind De Pole’ (2013) – which received rave reviews, multiple “sold out” status premier nights and ‘Signed Sealed & Delivered’ (2014)- which also received raved reviews, Local News Coverage and a “sold out” premier night at AMC Willowbrook theater.
Michael’s career has been extensive both on and off camera He also had a cameo role in “Live, Love, Laugh” and “The Movie Muscle.”Sterling’s second feature as both an actor and Co-Producer of The Fredrick Alanzo Film titled ‘Signed, Sealed & Delivered’ simply prepared him for his next big project titled “Party Bus” starring Lynn Whitfied scheduled to start filming Early Spring 2015.
Michael Sterling was born and raised in Austin, Texas. He entered the world with a creative eye and fast-thinking thought process. He has always been bent on telling compelling stories through the use of vivid imagery, which is why many in the entertainment business know his talent can’t be harnessed to Texas alone for much longer. Sterling’s filmmaking signature is to afford the audience an emotional connection using well-planned techniques that harmoniously bring together a script and the unsaid word. He also implements the use of character reactions, location settings, and more.
As a child, Michael spent his time working in the sketch form of art and embracing music. He began recording music for local and national artist. After developing and cutting his first music video, other musicians began to request his help with their own videos. It was during this time that Michael discovered his talent for directing and producing in film.
As Sterling evolved in life, Michael made the daring transition into traditional filmmaking. His “open vision to art” has afforded him with an opportunity to consider a vast array of projects. His focus is to develop movies that deliver a positive message. Michael’s primary goal is to make an impact within the film industry by making audiences think about cause, reaction, and consequences when watching a movie.
His life’s motto is “Anyone can be saved. It doesn’t matter what you’ve done in the past or even what your current situation is– nothing is beyond God’s repair “.